Santa Rosa plum grow and care – tree of the genus Prunus also known as Prunus salicina ‘Santa Rosa’, Santa Rosa plum perennial deciduous plant, can grow in temperate, mediterranean or subtropical climate and grow in hardiness zone 5-10.
Leaves color green in oval shape.
Flower color white five petals, the flowers grow in clusters.
Santa rosa plum fruits
Fruit shape round, the peel is purple-red inside color is peach yellow
Santa rosa plum for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy VIDEO How to grow Santa rosa plum growing and care:
Cool winter, if the tree attack in the beginning of the winter need to collect all the leaves and the fruit from the ground, cut all the infected branches
What is the best way to start growing? Plant Is it necessary to graft in Santa rosa plum? Yes Difficulties or problems when growing: Very sensitive to pests and disease Winter, spring, summer Planting season: Aphids, Borer, mite Pests and diseases: Pruning season: Winter How to prune: Weak, dead and thin branches Size of the plant? 4-14 m, 12-42 feet Growth speed in optimal condition: Medium growing Average amount of water / Big amount of water Water requirement: Light conditions in optimal condition for growing: Full Sun No Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant? Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers: No Blooming information Spring Bloom season: General information about the flower White flowers five petals Thinning the bloom: Firsts years recommend thinning Pollination is done by: Bees Edible fruits Fruit harvest season: Summer Fruits pests or diseases: Birds, fruit fly What can be done with big quantities of Santa rosa plum fruits? Eaten raw, jams, juice, alcohol, cakes Work requirements on the fruit: Cover the trees with net or protect the fruit with traps 3-4 years How long does it take to bear fruit? Scientific name:
Prunus salicina “
Santa Rosa“ Categories of growing
Spring Planting, Summer planting, Winter planting
Light exposure requirements:
Full sun Plants
Climates that the plant can grow:
Mediterranean Climate, Subtropics Climate, Temperate Climate
Growing speed of the plant:
Average growing plants
Deciduous, Perennial plant, Tree
Edible plants, Ornamental plants
Requirements for watering the plant:
Big amount of water, Regularly water
Hardiness zone 10, Hardiness zone 5, Hardiness zone 6, Hardiness zone 7, Hardiness zone 8, Hardiness zone 9
Pink flower, White flower
Alcoholic beverages, Dried fruit, Eaten raw, Fruit, Ice pop & Ice cream plants, Jams, Juice